The Kern Group - Family-Owned Kern Group Garners Big Brand Attention

Updated: Nov 22, 2019

The Kern Group, a security dealer out of Peoria, Ill. Kern Group was part of Newcastle Brown Ale’s “Band of Brands” — a historic, first-ever crowd-funded Super Bowl ad, which turned out to be a frenzied, in-your-face collection of product placements and logos. Of the more than 350 brands that applied to join the Band of Brands, only 37 were selected to participate in the 60-second spot — and for a brief, but absolutely shining moment for The Kern Group, its logo and phone number was in front of somewhere around 114 million people. Check out the full commercial at

Illinois Licensing Requirements

For your protection, the State of Illinois requires person(s) or businesses that engages in the installation, service and repair of: Alarm Systems, Fire Alarm Systems, Camera Systems (CCTV) and Access Control Systems to be licensed by the Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation. The Kern Group recommends to always insist on State Licensed Security Contractors and Security Professionals. The Kern Group is licensed by the State of Illinois: Illinois Alarm Contractor Agency License: 127-001223